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  • Entomology 301748 MCZ Entomology
  • Pheidole rectispina
  • whole animal (pointed)
  •    Paratype of Pheidole rectispina
  • La Selva near Puerto Viejo
  • Central America: Costa Rica: Heredia
  • [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2003-12-31)
  • BerkeleyMapper
Pheidole rectispina Wilson, 2003
Animalia Arthropoda Insecta Hymenoptera Apocrita Vespoidea Formicidae Myrmicinae Pheidolini Pheidole rectispina
Identified by Edward Osborne Wilson on 2003-12-31
Nature of ID: type ID
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Central America
Country: Costa Rica
State/Province: Heredia
Specific Locality: La Selva near Puerto Viejo
Verbatim Locality: Costa Rica: La Selva Hered. Prov. nr Prto. Viejo
General Habitat: primary forest
Collecting Source: wild caught
Coordinates: 10.430767° -84.007633° (Datum: WGS84) , Error: 1214 m
Laura Leibensperger; 2018-01-16; Source: GEOLocate
Coordinate Remarks: coordinates are for La Selva Biological Station
Collecting Date: [no verbatim date data] (1700-01-01 - 2003-12-31)
Stefan P. Cover
John E. Tobin
Mark W. Moffett
collector number: 204
collector number: SPC CR-310
type number: 34345
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (pointed) good, tentative in collection 2
Remarks: Labels: COSTA RICA: Heredia Prov. near Puerto Viejo E.O. Wilson 130; Pheidole rectispina Wilson Paratype
MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.48

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MCZ Entomology Ants -, pg.48